Communications & Development Associate

Staff / Part-Time

JCDS, Boston’s Jewish Community Day School, Watertown, MA

OVERVIEW: Implements and maintains continuity of marketing voice and design eye for the communications, admissions, and fundraising efforts at JCDS, under the direction of the Director of Development.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Responsible for the preparation and production of communication and marketing materials, including Annual Report and Newsletters, in collaboration with staff
  • Maintains social media outreach
  • Writes acknowledgment letters to donors
  • Responsible for photography, videography, and editing of school and special events as needed
  • Designs and produces print and electronic materials for the Development and Admissions departments
  • Serve as a resource on the school’s messaging and design standards
  • Partners with staff and faculty to ensure consistent quality and efficiency of communications
  • Serves as contact for ads and other communication postings with external contacts
  • All other related duties as assigned by your manager

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS:

Reports to the Director of Development

STATUS:  

Position is part-time, 20 hours per week, Mon-Fri 8am-12pm

QUALIFICATIONS:

Bachelor’s degree required, two to three years of related experience in marketing and communications preferred.

SKILLS:

  • WRITING: Demonstrated strong writing voice for marketing purposes
  • DESIGN: Demonstrated skill creating attractive, effective marketing materials based on an established and consistent visual style
  • TECHNOLOGY: Ability to use all or some of the following: Veracross, Microsoft Office, Canva, Adobe Design Suite, social media including Facebook and Instagram
  • VIDEOGRAPHY: Must have experience with video editing i.e., inserting music, arranging in sequence, correcting errors, etc.

JCDS, Boston’s Jewish Community Day School

Watertown, MA
Early Childhood, Elementary, Middle School
Day
All Gender
Religiously-Affiliated